Jacobacci & Partners was founded in Turin, in 1872 and today is one of the leading European firms. In Spain, it opened its first office in 1994, currently being a reference for national and international companies even in other Spanish-speaking territories thanks to its solid Latam Desk.
Abril Abogados was founded in Madrid, in 2001 and during its almost 20 years of experience become a well-known “ IP boutique” in the Spanish market, working for local and international clients at both prosecution and litigation levels, being recognized by numerous rankings and directories that placed it as First level office in Industrial, Intellectual Property and New Technologies.
On February 12, 2020 Abril Abogados and Jacobacci & Partners agreed to integrate their respective offices in Spain. This alliance will allow both firms to continue growing as a highly qualified firm, having now a European network of sixteen own offices, a team of more than one hundred professionals and more than 400 employees in total. The union will gradually materialize throughout the second half of the year 2020, which will allow a solid and coherent integration of both teams, always prioritizing the needs of the clients and professionals that make up the group.
Specifically, the firm has recently created a specialised desk dedicated to Latin America.This LATAM desk provides specific assistance to our European clients with their business needs in Latin American countries, while building and strengthening the firm’s relationship with a network of local associates in the region. The LATAM desk also acts as a hub for managing the intellectual property work in Latin America, especially for companies and law firms located in Asia and the United States.